Insects in India

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“ooohhh  a Bug!”  Some bugs like ants, bees, wasps, cockroaches, and flies are most unwelcome.  Should one of these visit you in your hotel room, it might be good to have the proper name for it when calling to the front desk.  In today’s lesson, you will learn the Hindi names for many common insects.

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Insects in India :

    English
    Hindi
    Transliteration

    Insect
    कीड़ा
    Keeda

    Ant
    चींटी
    Cheenti

    Butterfly
    तितली
    Titali

    Bee
    भ्रमर/ भौंरा
    Bramar/Baura

    Dragonfly
    व्याध पतंगा
    Vyaadh patanga

    Wasp
    ततैया
    Tataiyya

    Cockroach
    तिलचिट्टा
    Tilchitta

    House Fly
    मक्खी
    Makki

    Grasshopper
    टिड्डा
    Tidda

    Beetle
    मोगरी
    Mogri

    Bug
    कीड़ा
    Keeda

    Mosquito
    मच्छर
    Machchar

    Bedbug
    खटमल
    Khatmal

    Bookworm
    किताबी कीड़ा
    Kitaabi keeda

    Spider
    मकड़ी
    Makadi

    Lady Bird
    इन्द्रगोप
    Indragop

    Moth
    पतंगा
    Patanga

    Praying Mantis
    बद्धहस्त कीट
    Bandhhast keed

    Tick
    किलनी
    Kilni

    Caterpillar
    झींगा
    Jhinga

    Flea
    पिस्सू
    Pissu

    Cricket
    झींगुर
    Jhingur

    Stick Insect
    लकड़ीनुमा कीड़ा
    Lakdinuma keeda

    Termite
    दीमक
    Deemak

    Firefly
    जुगनू
    Jugnu

    Fruit fly
    फल मक्षिका
    Phal makshika

    Locust
    टिड्डी
    Tiddi

    Centipede
    शतपद
    Shatpad

    Worm
    कीड़ा
    Keeda

    Louse
    जूं
    Joo

    Scorpion
    बिच्छू
    Bichchu

Test:

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    1. What is a spider called?
    2. Cheenti means _______.
    3. What is Makhi?
    4. Honey Bee is known as _______.
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